Hall Capital Portfolio Company Jerdon Style Continues Acquisition Strategy
Adds 4Knines and Telegraph Hill Robes
June 27, 2016 – Jerdon Style, a portfolio company of Hall Capital’s private equity affiliate, has acquired 4Knines, a producer and marketer of fabric-based protective liners and seat covers for autos, trucks and other motor vehicles. Jerdon Style also acquired Telegraph Bathrobes earlier this year.
Jerdon Style, a portfolio company of Hall Capital’s private equity affiliate, has acquired 4Knines, a producer and marketer of fabric-based protective liners and seat covers for autos, trucks and other motor vehicles. Jerdon Style also acquired Telegraph Bathrobes earlier this year.
“We believe Jerdon Style has proven itself to be an excellent platform on which to grow.” said Fred J. Hall, Chairman & CEO of Hall Capital. “We think Jerdon Style is well-positioned for more acquisitions and to be a strong contributor to our successful private equity portfolio. In the case of 4Knines, we also see nice synergies with Hall Capital’s automotive parts distribution assets.”
4Knines, which will operate under Seat Cover Pro, LLC, has created one of the most innovative, durable vehicle seat covers in the market. The products are renowned for their combination of durability, ease of use and high-end design.
Although 4Knines is relatively new, it has established itself as a leader at the premium end of this popular and growing segment of the auto/pet accessories market. As the name suggests, 4knines products are especially appealing to pet owners. The products are available at www.4Knines.com as well as Amazon.
Telegraph Hill Bathrobes offers high-end bathrobes and similar products. The products are available at www.telegraphhill.com
Jerdon Style manufactures and markets products for the beauty and style needs of consumers. In addition to the products offered by Telegraph Hill and 4Knines, Jerdon offers beauty products, such as hair dryers, travel mirrors and others, and lighted/non-lighted vanity and wall-mounted mirrors; style and grooming products that include pant pressers and shaving mirrors; lifestyle products, including irons, towel warmers and dryers, and retractable clothesline; and replacement parts. The company was founded in 1977 and is based in Richardson, Texas. Its products can be viewed at www.jerdonstyle.com and are available at retailers nationwide. They are also leaders in the hospitality market on a global basis selling to hotels, spas, resorts, and cruise lines.
About Hall Capital Partners Fund II
Hall Capital Partners Fund II is managed by Hall Capital Partners, the private equity affiliate of Hall Capital. Hall Capital Partners Fund II was launched in 2011 with $92 million in committed capital. The Fund’s current portfolio companies are Jerdon Style, nJoy Vision, and Syncrolite. The portfolio company Allo was previously divested.
About Hall Capital Partners
Hall Capital Partners, the private equity affiliate of Hall Capital, has been the platform for the three private equity investment funds that Hall Capital has independently launched since 2006: Hall Capital Partners Fund I, Hall Capital Partners Fund II, and Hall Capital Partners Fund III.
Funds I and II have been investment vehicles for acquisitions of mature, mid-sized companies in many industries. Fund III is a specialized fund focused on real estate and oil & gas.
Prior to launching its three independent funds, Hall Capital partnered with the Catalyst Group of Houston to launch Catalyst/Hall. Combined, all of Hall Capital’s private equity funds have included over $250 million of committed capital, invested by the Hall family and outside partners, both individual and institutional.
About Hall Capital
Hall Capital is a family-owned private investment company with offices in Oklahoma City, Nashville, Chicago and Dallas. Its roots extend back to legendary automotive pioneer Fred Jones’ first enterprise in 1920. Today, led by Jones’ grandsons – Fred Hall, Kirkland Hall, and Brooks “Boots” Hall, Jr. – Hall Capital is home to a diversified collection of business interests focused on private equity funds and investments in the real estate, automotive and oil & gas sectors. The company continues a long legacy of service to the community through the Fred Jones Family Foundation. For more information, visit hall-capital.com.